Kirtlands Warbler Sound Recordings Fort Worth TX

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Hobby World
(817) 263-5750
5658 Westcreek Dr
Fort Worth, TX
 
Kelle J Gammon Hobbies
(817) 265-8827
2111 Trestonwood Dr
Arlington, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(817) 488-7838
5325 William D Tate Ave
Grapevine, TX
 
Hobby World
(817) 263-5750
5658 Westcreek Drive Suite 500
Fort Worth, TX
 
J T's Hobby
(817) 244-6171
8808 Camp Bowie West, Ste 110
Ft Worth, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(817) 237-2164
6580 Lake Worth Blvd
Fort Worth, TX
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(817) 557-8446
4628 S Cooper St
Arlington, TX
 
Hobby World
(817) 263-5750
5658 Westcreek Dr, Ste 500
Fort Worth, TX
 
Old Time Hobbies
(817) 292-1322
5030 Trail Lake Drive
Fort Worth, TX
 
Angelo Hobbies
(817) 428-0190
5515 Bonner
Fort Worth, TX
 

Kirtland's Warbler

Kirtland's Warbler

Dendroica kirtlandii

Photo by Ron Austings

This fairly large warbler is blue-gray above, yellow below, and heavily streaked with black on its back and sides. Its white eye-ring does not completely circle the eye and its wingbars are faint. The Kirtland's warbler is a loud and persistent singer on its breeding territory, though studies have shown that males sing during spring migration, from the Carolinas, northward. The song, which sounds like the chip-chip-che-way-o, is described as clear and not buzzy as many other warbler songs. The Kirtland's warbler has a habit of wagging or bobbing its tail.

When and where to look:

This warbler, classified as an endangered species, nests only in a now strictly protected area in north-central Michigan. Its preferred habitat is in stands of young jack pines, where it nests on the ground. Kirtland's warblers arrive in Michigan in early May and depart between August and October for their wintering grounds in the Bahamas.

Feeding Behavior:

These warblers forage on the ground and low in trees, where they glean or flycatch small insects such as sawflies, grasshoppers, and moths. Ripe fruits are also eaten, especially on the wintering grounds. Nestlings are fed a mix of insects and soft fruits.

Nesting Behavior:

Kirtland's warblers form pairs about a week after arriving on the breeding grounds in mid-May. By the last week of May, weather permitting, egg laying begins. Eggs hatch in mid-...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

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